Different weather conditions

In Glogpedia

by kovtun
Last updated 4 years ago

Discipline:
Science
Subject:
Weather and Climate

Toggle fullscreen Print glog
Different weather conditions

ThundersnowThundersnow is a term used to describe heavy snowfall accompanied by thunder and lightning. It is very rare, but it can disrupt transport and travel widely, similar to blizzard's effects, if it is strong enough.

Different weather conditions

Can sanstorm kill you?Yes.Sandstorm can be seen as solid walls of sand that are up to 5,000ft high and it can suffecate you or if it is hard enough, the wind and sand can rip away at your skin

Sandstorma sandstorm is very strong windstorm, especially in the desert, that carries clouds of sand or dust, and greatly reduces visibility.

Facts about hailstorms1.The largest hail storm ever recorded was in Amarillo Texas it lasted 2 hours and 15 minutes with over 200 million dollars in damages2.Hail forms due to thunderstorms carrying water upwards, and past their freezing point. As the tiny ice balls known as hail float around in the atmosphere, additional water freezing onto them causes them to grow.3.The hailstorms are not exactly storms, but are a side effect of a much bigger storm, the thunderstorm. In fact, this phenomenon originates from thunderclouds.

HailstormThe hail storm is a severe kind storm in which heavy and strong winds blow accompanied by hail stones and ice pellets.

ThunderstormA thunderstorm, also known as an electrical storm, a lightning storm, or a thundershower, is a type of storm characterized by the presence of lightning and its acoustic effect on the Earth's atmosphere known as thunder.

TornadoA tornado is a violently rotating column of air that is in contact with both the surface of the earth and a cumulonimbus cloud or, in rare cases, the base of a cumulus cloud.

Facts about thunderstorm☂ Annually, an estimated 16 million thunderstorms happen across the world.☂ 18,000 thunderstorms occur at any given moment somewhere on the Earth.☂ Thunderstorms cause 95 - 100 deaths and more than 100 injuries every year around the world.☂ Lightning from thunderstorms kills more people annually that tornadoes do.


Comments

    There are no comments for this Glog.